Tracy Family Foundation Match

The Tracy Family Foundation wants to help get teachers and students the supplies they need this school year. They are  offering a matching gift of 2:1 to classrooms at specific schools on AdoptAClassroom.org, a nonprofit that helps educators access school supplies.  The foundation will match $100 to the first donations made to Catholic school classrooms […]

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Why you should donate to teachers

Many of us have a story about how a teacher went out of their way to help us succeed. We all know how dedicated teachers are, and how much they sacrifice for their students. Our latest survey found teachers spend an average of $750 out of pocket on classroom supplies during a school year. Teachers […]

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Happy AdoptAClassroom Week

It’s our first-ever AdoptAClassroom Week and we are excited to celebrate with teachers and education supporters alike. What is AdoptAClassroom Week? As teachers and students begin the year, they need our support. Unfortunately, educators are spending more out of pocket on their classrooms than ever before. We’ve seen a substantial increase in teacher out of […]

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Subaru Loves Learning Supports More Than 114,000 Students Nationwide

All children deserve an education that will help them achieve their dreams. However, students in many schools across the country lack the supplies and resources needed to succeed in the classroom. Subaru and its retailers want to help. This August, through Subaru Loves Learning, Subaru and its retailers have partnered with AdoptAClassroom.org to support schools […]

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Taye Diggs Teacher Surprise
Award-Winning Actor & Singer, Taye Diggs Joins AdoptAClassroom.org & Burlington Stores to Support Teachers & Students Nationwide

Award-winning actor and singer Taye Diggs is teaming up with Burlington Stores again to support more classrooms with AdoptAClassroom.org.  There’s Still Time –  Join Taye Diggs to Support Teachers Now through August 9th, Burlington customers are invited to donate to AdoptAClassroom.org at checkout to help support classrooms nationwide. Donations raised at Burlington’s 780+ locations across […]

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2021 Teacher Spending Survey
How much do teachers spend on supplies?

As a non-profit whose mission is to advance equity in education, AdoptAClassroom.org regularly surveys our teachers. One of the questions we ask often is how much do teachers spend on supplies for their students. Understanding classroom needs directly from teachers helps our community support where we can make the largest impact. Unfortunately, we discovered that […]

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Adopt A Classroom to Get Learning Back on Track

At the start of the pandemic, education changed overnight. Teachers and students struggled to keep up with learning goals. As a result, PreK-12 students across the U.S. will start the 2021/2022 school year behind in their learning from the first day of school. To help students start the school year off strong, join us to […]

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Burlington Stores is proud to continue its tradition of supporting teachers and their students

Over the past four years, Burlington, the national discount retailer, has funded tens of thousands of teachers, putting school supplies in the hands of more than one million students. This year, they are proud to continue their tradition of supporting teachers and students. Their annual back-to-school in-store fundraising campaign that benefits AdoptAClassroom.org kicks off July […]

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Donor Spotlight Making masks for inclusive education
Making face masks to support inclusive classrooms

The COVID-19 pandemic introduced challenges into everyday life and inclusive classrooms. It also opened up the possibility of people helping others in their communities and across the country. For AdoptAClassroom.org supporter Karen, this looked like sewing face masks. When we realized the pandemic was going to last months, many of us had family members and […]

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